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Installing Oracle Integration-3 Connectivity Agent

Installing Oracle Integration-3 Connectivity Agent

Oracle Integration Connectivity agent is a solution for hybrid integrations (public <-> private / on-premises). It works as a bridge between Oracle Integration and on-premises application. Allows SaaS applications to interact with on-premises applications.

Connectivity Agent components

The Oracle Integration connectivity agent has two following components:

1. SaaS Agent: It’s per instance agent run on an Integration instance to support communication with on-premises apps.

2. On-premises Agent: The Agent needs to be downloaded and installed in the internal network of apps such as Oracle EBS, Oracle Siebel, Oracle JD Edwards, third-party apps, etc.

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Key Points of Connectivity Agent

  • No ports are opened on the on-premises system for communication.
  • Communication between Oracle Integration and on-premises apps is secured using SSL.
  • The on-premises connectivity agent registers with Oracle Integration over SSL using the provided Oracle Integration credentials.
  • The on-premises connectivity agent regularly polls by making outbound requests through the firewall.
  • The on-premises connectivity agent can use a proxy to access the internet.
  • Data is not persisted in the on-premises agent.

Connectivity Agent in High Availability

The connectivity agent can be installed in high availability mode to prevent a single point of failure:

  • Reduces the risk of a single point of hardware failure.
  • Provides a reliable on-premise connectivity solution.
  • Install connectivity agent on the separate machines to ensure High Availability

About Agent Group

  • An identifier that represents the agent.
  • Needs to be created in the Oracle Integration.
  • Refer it while installing the connectivity agent.
  • Use it during connection creation with on-premise apps.

Now, let’s look at how to install a connectivity agent end-to-end with the help of a short video. Click on the following link and watch the complete video:

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